Finding work: Job Shop

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Tower Building

166-220 Holloway Road
London
N7 8DB

 

 

Room: TM1-33

The Job Shop provides access to both paid and voluntary opportunities.

Log into MyCareer to access:

  • part-time and temporary vacancies
  • internship or placement opportunities
  • graduate positions
  • volunteering opportunities

For advice on using MyCareer see our Searching for opportunities on MyCareer guide and if you are experiencing any difficulties accessing the system, please email Careers

See our Code of Practice: Students  for details of terms and conditions.

Register with Met Temps, Londonmet's in-house agency to browse paid temporary or part-time work in the university. 

Use the job search engine on our careers portal to find openings for full time and part-time jobs as well as graduate and internship opportunities. 

Why not watch the GRB video to access tips on CVs, applications, interviews and job hunting from recent graduates who have successfully secured work, including a London Met graduate from BA advertising, marketing communications and public relations.

The Job Shop also organises a series of events throughout the year: part-time jobs fairs, volunteering fairs and employer "pop-ups".  Details of these are posted on our Eventbrite page.

Student Circus is a niche job search platform, aiming to make the hiring of international students a seamless process for all stakeholders — universities, students, as well as employers. It includes job listings and is a one-stop-shop for all career needs of international students, so definitely worth exploring.  In addition, you may find it useful to download our information sheet on Working and studying in the UK: a guide for international students .

The digital edition of the Times Top 100 graduate employers is now available.  Included is:

  • an assessment of how the graduate job market is being affected by the Coronavirus situation
  • Information on over 20,000 top graduate jobs on offer for 2022

In addition, you can register with the Top 100 website to get the latest news about Top 100 employers, details of their recruitment promotions, and all the information you need to apply to the top graduate programmes.

Visit our web pages on work based learning and on Recruitment Agencies and Jobs Boards

Read the article How to get the best from job boards  by Corinne Hutchinson of TipTopJob.com.

Listen to the "top tips" video on Finding jobs

Download information sheets on:

Looking for Part Time Work

Graduate Job Search

Developing Your Network

Using Social Media to Develop your Career

To find out how much tax and/or national insurance you may have to pay, go to the income tax calculator.

If you would like to advertise an opportunity for our students or recent graduates, click on the relevant link below:

  • London Met managers: Support students in developing workplace skills, experience and confidence by offering suitable internal work opportunities. 
  • Not-for-profit organisations: Advertise your volunteering opportunities to our students who can add value to your organisation.
  • Employers: Advertise your opportunities free of charge through our Job Shop to access a talented and diverse group of students and recent graduates

Before advertising please refer to our Code of Practice: Employers .

If you would like to meet students at our regular fairs or take part in careers events please email Careers

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